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Re-engaging the Body: Neutral and Larval Mask Workshop

“While much of human interaction is reliant on nonverbal facial cues, actors sometimes struggle to remember how to use the rest of their body to connect with each other. Hiding our faces behind a mask helped us depend on our limbs and core to be our new instruments of expression.”

The play Caroline
Caroline: Written by Transylvania students, directed by Transylvania students »

“We wanted to tell it in a way that was truthful—that was raw.”

Mike Sanders: The Puppet Master »

“They’ve taken a lot of pride in their puppets, and I’m very proud of them.”

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